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American Legion Post 639 - Vietnam War Memorial

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Had lunch with Mike the Intern from 104.7 the cave

It was great, got to see other vets, was interviewed for 104.7 the cave by Mike the intern.. He did... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
Russ T
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Springfield, Missouri
Very Nice Memorial

When I explore different parts of the country, I always try to experience the memorials along the... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
tello999
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Kenosha, Wisconsin
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23 Jan 2018
“Good place with a military flare”
12 Dec 2017
“Had lunch with Mike the Intern from 104.7 the cave”
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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Meeting with fellow military people is a plus. Nice bar and reasonable prices. They also have special venues on specific days/evenings. I'm retired air force so it really appeals to me.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank evieroger
Reviewed 12 December 2017

It was great, got to see other vets, was interviewed for 104.7 the cave by Mike the intern.. He did a great job and then bought my lunch, the service was great and the food was great.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Russ T
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

When I explore different parts of the country, I always try to experience the memorials along the way. This particular memorial also has a Huey, a Black Hawk, and part of a submarine, which are quite interesting. This is a great place to sit, reflect,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank tello999
Reviewed 19 June 2017

For veterans it's an awesome place to reflect. For non military it is a great place to see history. It is a place you can learn about reality.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This post has done a great job of setting up a memorial for Vietnam veterans. The have had the traveling wall and they have permanent displays of a nuclear submarine sail, a huey helicopter and a cobra gunship mounted on pedestals. It is open to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Scott H
Reviewed 28 August 2016

American Legion Post 639 is 1st Rate.. Friendly and professional and they do so much for the community and people in need...

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank soulfish2117
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We were invited for a birthday party and had never been there before. The drinks are inexpensive and the decor is not the greatest but the service and the bartender's attitude made up any faults.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Smokingswordfish
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We went to see the travelling Vietnam Wall that came through our area. Very somber, but this place put the focus on history & sacrifice.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank OzarkTraveler2010
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

This memorial consisted of the top/sail of a real submarine and 2 helicopters. We loved that they painted the concrete base below the submarine black to look like the submarine was ascending or descending. Thought it would be great if the rocks were blue! This...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Captain_Hangry
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Interesting things to looks at. They had a replica of the wall there last year. Veer powerful. Whole family enjoyed it.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Herplace
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